James “Jim” Arthur Padgett, 62, of Neffs, died on Wednesday February 8, 2023 at home surrounded by family and O man.
He was born April 8, 1960, in Martins Ferry, Ohio.
Jim was preceded in death by his father Donald Lee Padgett, a brother Donald Lee Padgett Jr, and a sister-in-law Beverly Gressley Padgett.
Jim is survived by his wife, Cindy of 44 years. Children, Justin Ann (Doug) Meager of Neffs and Jesse James (Melanie) Padgett of Pickerington, his grandkids: Jacob Steadman, Caleb Padgett, Emma Meager, Brody Padgett, and his bonus grandkids: Brennan Meager, Alena Meager and Mckenna Meager. He is also survived by his mom Mary Mcgilton Padgett, and two brothers David (Lori) Padgett and Greg (Debbie) Padgett, all of Neffs. He also loved his many aunts, uncles, nieces, and nephews.
Jim was newly retired from Mansuetto Roofing Local 188. He enjoyed watching his Dallas Cowboys and loved gardening in the summer. He also enjoyed sitting outside spending time with his wife, kids, and his grandkids.
Private services will be held Saturday, February 11, 2023, among immediate family. Arrangements have been entrusted to CARE Funeral and Cremation Specialists 204 West Main Street St. Clairsville Ohio 43950
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the James Cancer Center at OSU. The Ohio State
University Foundation, University square North, 14 E. 15 th Ave. Columbus, OH 43201.
Online condolences may be left at carecchapel.com